by Noor Akhter
Katniss Everdeen - 16 year old Huntress
Katniss Everdeen, 16, is the main character in The Hunger Games series. She has a younger sister named Primrose "Prim" Everdeen and a mother who is very quiet. She hunts with her best friend Gale in order to provide a source of food for their poor families. She loves her sister and will do anything to protect her. Katniss develops a relationship with schoolmate, Peeta Mellark.
The Hunger Games- Battle to the Death
In the first book, Katniss gets chosen to participate in the 74th Annual Hunger Games. The Hunger Games is a survival game in which twenty-four contestants battle to the death. They have to try to save themselves and make sure they don't die of hunger. . . or other worse things. Peeta Mellark also gets chosen along with Katniss to participate in the Hunger Games.